It's not because things are difficult that we dare not venture. It's because we dare not venture that they are difficult.
Quote by Seneca
He who has great power should use it lightly.
Luck never made a man wise.
People do not care how nobly they live, only how long, despite the fact that...
It is another's fault if he be ungrateful, but it is mine if I do...
We become wiser by adversity; prosperity destroys our appreciation of the right.
Man at his birth is content with a little milk and a piece of flannel:...
Life is neither a good nor an evil: it is a field for good and...
We should every night call ourselves to an account: what infirmity have I mastered today?...
Be harsh with yourself at times.
Vice may be learnt, even without a teacher
No one is laughable who laughs at himself.
He is most powerful who has power over himself
He who profits by a crime commits it
The greatest wealth is a poverty of desires.
True happiness is to understand our duties toward God and man; to enjoy the present,...
Authority founded on injustice is never of long duration.
If you wish to be loved; love
For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was...
Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, While loving someone deeply gives you courage.
Conquer the devils with a little thing called love!